The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 244 241 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Permanent jobs citing 4G 9 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.084% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.44% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 21
Median salary £70,000 £35,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +45.83%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,500 £38,120
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +77.07%
4G
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1057 1125 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.66% 18.82% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 886 992 874
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

4G
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the South West region.

4G Salary Trend in the South West

4G
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in the South West

4G
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 £52,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £70,000 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for 4G.

1 14 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (52.38%) 2G
2 11 (52.38%) 3G
2 11 (52.38%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (42.86%) LTE
4 7 (33.33%) Network Design
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (28.57%) GSM
5 6 (28.57%) WCDMA
6 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 4 (19.05%) Huawei
7 4 (19.05%) MODAF
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Big Data
7 4 (19.05%) High Availability
7 4 (19.05%) Nokia
7 4 (19.05%) PSTN
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (14.29%) Nortel
8 3 (14.29%) Ericsson
8 3 (14.29%) Actix
8 3 (14.29%) VoLTE
8 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
8 3 (14.29%) HSPA
8 3 (14.29%) 5G
9 2 (9.52%) Fault Management

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) 2G
1 11 (52.38%) 3G
1 11 (52.38%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (42.86%) LTE
3 6 (28.57%) GSM
3 6 (28.57%) WCDMA
4 4 (19.05%) PSTN
4 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (14.29%) 5G
5 3 (14.29%) HSPA
5 3 (14.29%) VoLTE
5 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.52%) 3GPP
6 2 (9.52%) MGW
6 2 (9.52%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) HTTP
7 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
7 1 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (4.76%) UTRAN
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
General
1 14 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Designer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 4G Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior 3G Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior 4G Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Field Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Mobile Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) VMS
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) MODAF
2 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
2 4 (19.05%) UML
3 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Huawei
1 4 (19.05%) Nokia
2 3 (14.29%) Actix
2 3 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 3 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (4.76%) HP
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